Practice areas of Dr Rigol are restructuring and continuation of companies in self-administration and standard insolvency proceedings. In addition, she advises in restructuring mandates – with years of experience.
From 2004 to 2018, Dr. Rigol was Partner of the law firm Dr. Ringstmeier & Kollegen.
Dr Rigol is also engaged in associations and is a member of the executive committee of the ARGE Bankruptcy Law and Restructuring and a member of the Committee Insolvency Law of the German Bar Association. In addition, she is a lecturer at the Düsseldorf Business School at the Heinrich-Heine University and the Westfälische Wilhelms University Münster for the master's degree in business law and restructuring.
Numerous large procedures were supervised by Dr. Rigol, such as the procedure of the hospital in Eitorf in 2014 as trustee. In 2015, she was a solicitor and later insolvency administrator of the hospital in Altena. In 2016, she accompanied the process of Promod Deutschland GmbH, a nationwide textile retail company with 74 branches in 52 cities in Germany. The restructuring expert was also insolvency administrator of the well-known digital post-production company Pictorion Das Werk.
In 2019, Dr. Rigol supported Stefan Meyer in his role as administrator of Gerry Weber AG in Halle. In addition, she was appointed insolvency administrator of Vapiano SE, the parent company of the Vapiano Group, based in Cologne. In 2019, the Vapiano Group had 7,700 employees worldwide and operated 108 companies.
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Career levels Dr. Ruth Rigol
PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH
2004 - 2018
Partner DR. RINGSTMEIER & KOLLEGEN Insolvenzabwicklung
2002 - 2003
Salaried lawyer DR. RINGSTMEIER & KOLLEGEN
2001 - 2002
Salaried lawyer HEUKING KÜHN LÜER WOJTEK
1999 - 2001
1997 - 1999
Legal traineeship Cologne / further study Fernuniversität Hagen economy
1992 - 1996
Study of law University Bonn